Evaluating the Usability of a Healthcare Chatbot

October 15, 2019

A team of researchers at Ulster University in Northern Ireland has recently carried out a study exploring ways in which developers can assess the usability of healthcare chatbots.

Bots for Business, Conversational Marketing

The Advancement of Emotional Intelligence in Chatbots

October 9, 2019

Learn about what artificial emotional intelligence is, how emotion AI works, and how it is transforming the chatbot industry!

Spotting Bots on Youtube: The Pewdiepie vs. T-Series Debate

October 1, 2019

Spotting a botted channel or video is more complicated than you might think. It’s true that there are some telling signs, but there’s usually more than one explanation for suspicious-looking activity.

Chatbot News

Chatbots on Wheels: Moving Cars into the Future

September 26, 2019

Chatbots are not only helping customers make educated decisions about car purchases, but also they are helping them drive those cars.

AI, NLG, and Machine Learning

Survey Hints at the Importance of Chatbots’ Expertise for Gaining Users’ Trust

September 24, 2019

In order for customer service chatbots to be effective, it is important for human users to feel that they can trust them and that the information they provide is reliable

Bot Basics, Bot Development

Discover Rythm Bots for Discord

September 19, 2019

Want to spice up your Discord server? You’ve come to the right place. Rythm bots for Discord servers are made specifically for music, and they’re sure to add beats that your audience will enjoy.

Bots for Business

A Guide to Building Bots for Discord

September 17, 2019

Gamers love talking shop on Discord. Launched initially as an alternative to big-name, catch-all communication apps like Skype, its primary audience consists of video game enthusiasts. It also happens to be a place where chatbots abound. Let’s take a closer look at Discord. We’ll consider why you might want to build a chatbot for the […]

Bots for Business

Subscriber Bots: Followers of the Future?

September 11, 2019

Subscriber bots (or sub bots) have become notorious for generating artificial subscribers, views, likes, and comments on YouTube. But what exactly are sub bots? And what risk is there in using them?

Building Bots with Chatfuel

September 10, 2019

Chatfuel is a graphical platform for building Facebook Messenger chatbots. If you’re not a developer but still want to build a chatbot, Chatfuel’s easy-to-use bot-building tools might be the answer. With basic NLP capabilities and a variety of useful plugins, Chatfuel is a feature-rich option for many organizations.

Bot Development

A New Metric to Enhance Robot Grasping and Manipulation

September 5, 2019

Most existing approaches for robot grasping merely focus on successfully getting hold of objects, without taking into account the actions that the robot will subsequently perform with them.

Chatbot News

Building Bots with Landbot

September 3, 2019

Designed to power conversational brand experiences, Landbot helps businesses generate leads and provide better service using chatbots. Landbot tools are easy for anyone to use. Through a simple GUI, you can build customer-facing chatbots that qualify leads, collect feedback, or assist in your sales process.

Bots for Business

Why Conversational Design Is Essential For Bot Building

August 29, 2019

Behind every bot, there is a human who has written their conversational script to be able to interact fluidly with users. The concept at work is called conversational design, and it is integral to building bots.

Bots for Business, Conversational Marketing

Best Bot Building Platforms for Beginners

August 22, 2019

So, you've decided you want to build a chatbot. What's the best place to start and which bot building platform should you choose?

Bot Development, Frameworks and Tools

Deep Learning Fundamentals to Build an Efficient Chatbot

August 20, 2019

Learn about the potential of deep learning and the role it plays in chatbots! Also, get to know about how neural networks are efficient for speech recognition in chatbots.

Bot Basics, Bot Development

Make FAQs Quick and Interactive – Using an FAQ Chatbot

August 13, 2019

Find out how to better address FAQs about your business.

How Can Bots Help Your Business?

August 8, 2019

Chatbots aren’t just impacting our personal lives but are also transforming the way in which businesses communicate with their customers and prospects.

The Turing Test – Time for Change?

August 1, 2019

The Holy Grail of conversational chatbot design is to create a computer program that can pass the famous Turing test—that is, to make one which is indistinguishable from a human in everyday general conversation. However, I believe that the Turing test as it currently stands has serious flaws, which I’ll discuss in this article, and I’ll offer an alternative to the test.

Bot Basics, Bot Development

7 Ways a Chatbot Helped My Business Thrive

July 25, 2019

Chatbots have been around for some time, but it is only recently that they have been applied to businesses in a way that can truly make any impact on a company’s functioning or its bottom line.

Bots for Business

7 Keys to Creating a Successful Chatbot Strategy

July 18, 2019

Using a chatbot to grow your business—whether it’s to acquire customers, help existing customers, or build brand awareness—is becoming increasingly popular. Find out some of the most important tips for utilizing your chatbot effectively.

Bots for Business

Behind The Scenes of Chatbots: Using NLP to Power a Chatbot

July 11, 2019

Explore chatbot architecture, and learn about how natural language processing works in a chatbot. Plus, find out what intents and entities of a message are.

Bot Basics, Bot Development

Bots For the Enterprise: Like a CLI on Steroids

July 4, 2019

Automation is important. Are you familiar with enterprise applications?

Bot Development

Popular Bots to Follow on Twitter in 2019

June 12, 2019

Twitter's easy-access API allows even beginner programmers to create bots in pretty much any modern coding language. Check out our top most popular bots on Twitter that can that can autonomously tweet, retweet, reply, and even Direct Message.

Chatbot News

5 Bot Development Mistakes That Can Frustrate Users and How to Avoid Them

June 7, 2019

Building a bot can be a difficult process, with plenty of trial-and-error. There are a few common mistakes that developers make along the way; fortunately, these can be easy to avoid.

Bot Development

6 Chatbot Communities to Join in 2019

June 7, 2019

Bots are a hot topic right now. There are many growing communities where you can share your chatbots, discover new chatbots, learn how to use new tools, compare frameworks, and keep up with discoveries. We've put together a list of our six favorites for bot developers and bot enthusiasts alike to explore.

Chatbot News

AIML Tutorial: Get Your Bot to Ask Survey Questions

May 29, 2019

Bots can be developed to receive important information from customers and drive conversions.

Bot Development

6 Reasons Your Chatbot Doesn’t Convert

May 9, 2019

Chatbots can be an effective tool when used shrewdly and tuned to your business objectives and audience. Customer conversion is an important end goal for many chatbots.

Bot Development

Facebook Messenger Bots 101

May 7, 2019

Facebook Messenger offers a diverse suite of tools for bot developers and integrates with many popular bot frameworks. Explore different use cases and learn what it’s like to use Messenger’s built-in tools, deploy a bot to Messenger from your favorite framework, and see how to get the most from your bot.

Bots for Business

A Comprehensive Guide to Chatbots in Messaging Apps

April 30, 2019

Which messaging app is the best home for your chatbot? This guide covers the features, benefits, and drawbacks of developing bots for the world’s most popular messaging apps. Explore chatbot use cases and user demographics for every app, while learning which frameworks provide the best support and integration.

Bots for Business

Understanding the Future of Chatbot Development through Cognitive Computing

April 23, 2019

Cognitive computing is emerging as a primary technological mode, and chatbots are its main staging ground. The future of chatbot development involves a combination of machine learning, artificial intelligence, and big data analysis—all powered by a conversational, engaging front-end chatbot experience.

Bot Development

Building Bots with Amazon Lex

April 16, 2019

Amazon Lex is a flexible chatbot framework with NLU and machine learning capabilities. With Amazon Lex, you can build everything from simple bots for messaging apps to complex bots for enterprise environments. Explore the integrations, SDKs, and unique AWS services available when you build your bot with Amazon Lex.

Bot Development

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